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Thrace Foundation
published on 09 July 2019

Close-up of a silver rhyton with a reclining Silenus.
Late 3rd or early 2nd century BCE. Vassil Bojkov Collection
Photographer: Marin Karavelov for the Thrace Foundation

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Thrace Foundation
The Thrace Foundation is a non-profit organization, established in 2004. It occupies an active position in the processes of organizing and supporting the preservation of cultural values that are part of the Balkan and world history.

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